The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Social Media Manager featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Social Media Manager
UK
Rank 829 929 940
Rank change year-on-year
+100 +11
Permanent jobs requiring a Social Media Manager 12 10 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.010% 0.024%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.015% 0.010% 0.025%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 9
Median salary £38,750 £37,500 £29,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +29.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £33,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £52,500 £64,500
UK excluding London median salary - £31,500 £27,500
% change year-on-year
- +14.54%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
79883 98427 103086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.32% 96.43% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 66300 82530 84981
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Social Media Manager
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Social Media Manager in the job title.

Social Media Manager Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Trend in the UK

Social Media Manager
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Social Media Manager over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 within the UK.

Social Media Manager Salary Histogram in the UK

Social Media Manager
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Social Media Manager within the UK over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +103 12 £38,750 +3.33% 1
London +82 11 £38,750 +3.33%
City of London +45 1 £57,500 -
Greenwich - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Social Media Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Social Media Manager in the job title.

1 38 (100.00%) Social Media
2 29 (76.32%) Marketing
3 19 (50.00%) Facebook
4 17 (44.74%) Twitter
5 14 (36.84%) Analytics
5 14 (36.84%) Degree
6 11 (28.95%) Digital Marketing
7 10 (26.32%) Google
8 8 (21.05%) SEO
8 8 (21.05%) Social Media Marketing
9 7 (18.42%) Time Management
9 7 (18.42%) Streaming Video
10 6 (15.79%) Pay per click
11 5 (13.16%) Advertising
12 4 (10.53%) Publishing
12 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
12 4 (10.53%) Blog
12 4 (10.53%) Brand Management
13 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
13 3 (7.89%) Finance
13 3 (7.89%) Project Management
13 3 (7.89%) B2B
13 3 (7.89%) B2C
13 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
13 3 (7.89%) Retail
14 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
14 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
14 2 (5.26%) Social Network
14 2 (5.26%) Product Management
14 2 (5.26%) User Experience

Social Media Manager Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Photoshop
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Google Analytics
2 2 (5.26%) AdWords
3 1 (2.63%) Google Play
3 1 (2.63%) Google Tag Manager
3 1 (2.63%) iTunes
General
1 29 (76.32%) Marketing
2 5 (13.16%) Advertising
3 4 (10.53%) Publishing
4 3 (7.89%) Finance
4 3 (7.89%) Retail
4 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Brand Awareness
6 1 (2.63%) Banking
6 1 (2.63%) Electronics
6 1 (2.63%) Games
6 1 (2.63%) Online Betting
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 38 (100.00%) Social Media
2 7 (18.42%) Streaming Video
3 4 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.53%) Blog
4 2 (5.26%) Social Network
4 2 (5.26%) User Experience
5 1 (2.63%) Digital Media
5 1 (2.63%) FMCG
5 1 (2.63%) iPad
5 1 (2.63%) iPhone
5 1 (2.63%) Photography
5 1 (2.63%) Video Editing
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (36.84%) Analytics
2 11 (28.95%) Digital Marketing
3 8 (21.05%) SEO
3 8 (21.05%) Social Media Marketing
4 7 (18.42%) Time Management
5 6 (15.79%) Pay per click
6 4 (10.53%) Brand Management
7 3 (7.89%) B2B
7 3 (7.89%) B2C
7 3 (7.89%) Project Management
8 2 (5.26%) Actionable Insight
8 2 (5.26%) Conflict Management
8 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
8 2 (5.26%) Global Marketing
8 2 (5.26%) Lead Generation
8 2 (5.26%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (5.26%) Product Management
8 2 (5.26%) Single Customer View
8 2 (5.26%) Social Media Management
Qualifications
1 14 (36.84%) Degree
Vendors
1 19 (50.00%) Facebook
2 17 (44.74%) Twitter
3 10 (26.32%) Google
4 1 (2.63%) Hootsuite
4 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
4 1 (2.63%) Sysomos
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